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WBAB’s Plugged Into Long Island

Tori Cohen Featured on WBAB’s Plugged Into Long Island

Executive Director, Tori Cohen, was featured on WBAB’s Plugged Into Long Island to discuss the Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation’s programs, services, and fundraising events. Her interview with

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Country Night With Jay Allen

Mark your calendars! Country singer, Jay Allen, will be performing at Long Island’s Nutty Irishman in Farmingdale on Tuesday, June 11th. One of Jays' songs, Blank Stares, is a tribute

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Featured in Newsday

Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation Featured in Newsday

"Many others with dementia remain at home. The Westbury-based Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation has programs aimed at allowing people who want to live independently to do so, but for safety and health

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Melissa Katz

LIAF Social Worker Honored by Long Island Business News

Melissa Katz, LMSW Director of Early Stage and In-Home Respite Programs, was honored at the Long Island Business News 40 Under 40 annual event! A very well-deserved honor, Melissa was supported and cheered

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LIBN Tori Cohen

LIBN One for the Ages

As the executive director of Westbury-based Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation, Tori Cohen sees the struggles families and their caregivers face today. She spoke with LIBN about how she and her team navigate

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40 Under Forty

40 Under Forty

By virtue of her mother, Melissa Katz learned the values of compassion and empathy by lending a hand to elderly friends and neighbors from a young age. Those lessons were early job training for Katz, who

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A 29,029 Foot Climb to Honor Mom

In October, Kelly DeBusschere climbed a mountain 17 times. When she peaked on her 17th go, she had climbed the equivalent of the height of the tallest mountain in the world. DeBusschere’s mother was

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